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  • COVID19 Parenting

    Day 21: We have an 8 year old!

    OMG. SHE IS 8!! This was 8 years ago! Who knew Annabel would grow up to be: a creative and talented artist a caring and responsible big sister an independent student (she generally takes…

    April 5, 2020
  • COVID19 Parenting Work

    Day 4: Some Thoughts

    I had a very bad day yesterday. Hopefully today will be better. A list of thoughts. No other format seems right this morning. 1- No one really knows what the right thing to do…

    March 19, 2020
  • COVID19 life Parenting Work

    Day 2: Just Getting Started

    First, a happy announcement related to my professional life: our pediatrics residency program filled! For those not familiar, getting a residency spot is a ~6 month process, beginning with electronic applications and ending with…

    March 17, 2020
  • COVID19 Parenting

    Day 1: My own COVID19 FAQ

    (concept from OMDG, but with a more personal angle. It’s like I’m being interviewed but — don’t tell anyone — I’m writing the questions.) 1- So this is real, huh? Somehow this is what…

    March 16, 2020
  • Goals life Parenting

    C is 6! (Also: a controversial link)

    OMG you guys! I LOVED all of the suggestions and back-and-forth conversation in the comments of Wednesday’s post. I have taken many of them to heart and hopefully will be able to report on…

    February 21, 2020
  • Parenting Reading

    Mornings, Parenting Book Club, & More

    Maybe I should start writing posts like Trent Hamm’s mailbag editions. He certainly gets a lot of questions! I did want to make an admission/declaration about our mornings. They are not amazing these days.…

    February 19, 2020